Anji stay 2nd after Lokomotiv draw; Kazan slap down Samara

Lokomotiv Moscow 1 – Anji Makhachkala 1 (Russian Premier League, November 11, 2012) A mistake from the home keeper gifted Mehdi Carcela-Gonzalez a long ranger in the 72nd. Lokomotiv snatched a late equaliser through a deflected goal from Dame N’Doye.

Rubin Kazan 2 – Samara 0 (Russian Premier League, November 11, 2012) Rubin captain Roman Sharonov opened the score with a diving header off Bibras Natkho’s cross. Late on, Natkho secured the win with his fifth goal from the penalty spot.

Spartak Moscow 2 – Krasnodar 0 (Russian Premier League, November 11, 2012)